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Fall 1994 Supplementary Data Releases

No. 11: by Geographic Distribution


  TABLE D-21.  FEMALE FULL-TIME GRADUATE STUDENTS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
FIELDS IN MASTER'S-GRANTING INSTITUTIONS, BY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION: 1987-94

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    GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION     | 1987 1/ |  1988   |  1989   |  1990   |  1991   |  1992   |  1993   |  1994
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
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                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   TOTAL, ALL INSTITUTIONS .....|   6,352 |   6,064 |   6,349 |   6,958 |   7,874 |   8,691 |   9,131 |   9,552
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
NEW ENGLAND ....................|      81 |     201 |     220 |     263 |     256 |     250 |     281 |     297
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   CONNECTICUT .................|      80 |     110 |     115 |     149 |     124 |     142 |     151 |     178
   MAINE .......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   MASSACHUSETTS ...............|       0 |      62 |      60 |      64 |      89 |      69 |      92 |      88
   NEW HAMPSHIRE ...............|       0 |       6 |       8 |       7 |      12 |       3 |       1 |       5
   RHODE ISLAND ................|       0 |       6 |       9 |      13 |      18 |      15 |      15 |      11
   VERMONT .....................|       1 |      17 |      28 |      30 |      13 |      21 |      22 |      15
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
MIDDLE ATLANTIC ................|     259 |     855 |     920 |   1,010 |   1,186 |   1,237 |   1,337 |   1,111
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   NEW JERSEY ..................|       0 |      46 |      33 |      50 |      76 |      67 |      95 |      84
   NEW YORK ....................|     250 |     578 |     631 |     667 |     761 |     796 |     834 |     618
   PENNSYLVANIA ................|       9 |     231 |     256 |     293 |     349 |     374 |     408 |     409
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
EAST NORTH CENTRAL .............|     379 |     670 |     704 |     743 |     825 |     927 |     945 |     962
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   ILLINOIS ....................|     230 |     380 |     404 |     381 |     439 |     473 |     461 |     521
   INDIANA .....................|       3 |       9 |      12 |      15 |      14 |      16 |      25 |      25
   MICHIGAN ....................|     113 |     107 |     123 |     139 |     123 |     165 |     155 |     143
   OHIO ........................|       0 |      58 |      56 |      65 |      78 |      86 |      93 |      73
   WISCONSIN ...................|      33 |     116 |     109 |     143 |     171 |     187 |     211 |     200
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
WEST NORTH CENTRAL .............|      84 |     305 |     419 |     445 |     588 |     608 |     659 |     733
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   IOWA ........................|       0 |       8 |      20 |      13 |      20 |      19 |      16 |      13
   KANSAS ......................|       5 |      49 |     127 |     136 |     196 |     187 |     206 |     217
   MINNESOTA ...................|       0 |     130 |     140 |     142 |     205 |     213 |     219 |     258
   MISSOURI ....................|       5 |      56 |      75 |     100 |     107 |     117 |     148 |     147
   NEBRASKA ....................|      74 |      62 |      57 |      54 |      60 |      72 |      70 |      98
   NORTH DAKOTA ................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   SOUTH DAKOTA ................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
SOUTH ATLANTIC .................|     255 |     640 |     785 |     913 |   1,062 |   1,134 |   1,225 |   1,358
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   DELAWARE ....................|       0 |       0 |       1 |       0 |       0 |       3 |       3 |       0
   DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ........|      13 |      11 |      11 |      21 |      12 |       8 |       8 |       3
   FLORIDA .....................|       0 |      35 |      41 |      60 |      71 |      59 |      75 |      79
   GEORGIA .....................|       0 |      88 |     121 |     200 |     242 |     247 |     227 |     293
   MARYLAND ....................|     113 |     174 |     207 |     214 |     263 |     316 |     385 |     398
   NORTH CAROLINA ..............|      77 |     175 |     197 |     201 |     257 |     289 |     287 |     347
   SOUTH CAROLINA ..............|       5 |      39 |      46 |      47 |      50 |      66 |      69 |      84
   VIRGINIA ....................|      27 |      95 |     127 |     139 |     148 |     125 |     136 |     146
   WEST VIRGINIA ...............|      20 |      23 |      34 |      31 |      19 |      21 |      35 |       8
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
EAST SOUTH CENTRAL .............|      68 |     263 |     280 |     296 |     323 |     341 |     348 |     382
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   ALABAMA .....................|      26 |      48 |      70 |      89 |     107 |      82 |     111 |      80
   KENTUCKY ....................|       0 |     158 |     148 |     129 |     159 |     184 |     163 |     224
   MISSISSIPPI .................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   TENNESSEE ...................|      42 |      57 |      62 |      78 |      57 |      75 |      74 |      78
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
WEST SOUTH CENTRAL .............|     328 |     698 |     751 |     880 |     995 |   1,249 |   1,327 |   1,315
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   ARKANSAS ....................|       0 |     112 |     130 |     173 |     150 |     254 |     250 |     254
   LOUISIANA ...................|      26 |     126 |     106 |     103 |     109 |      97 |     129 |     162
   OKLAHOMA ....................|       6 |      13 |      12 |      22 |      38 |      53 |      40 |      44
   TEXAS .......................|     296 |     447 |     503 |     582 |     698 |     845 |     908 |     855
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
MOUNTAIN .......................|      11 |      37 |      39 |      39 |      35 |      39 |      34 |      67
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   ARIZONA .....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   COLORADO ....................|       0 |       2 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   IDAHO .......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   MONTANA .....................|       8 |      17 |      18 |      19 |       8 |       7 |       5 |      11
   NEVADA ......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   NEW MEXICO ..................|       3 |      18 |      21 |      20 |      27 |      32 |      29 |      56
   UTAH ........................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   WYOMING .....................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
PACIFIC ........................|   1,229 |   2,395 |   2,227 |   2,366 |   2,599 |   2,898 |   2,968 |   3,320
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
   ALASKA ......................|       0 |      15 |      20 |      24 |      24 |      25 |      22 |      32
   CALIFORNIA ..................|   1,229 |   2,140 |   1,956 |   2,067 |   2,266 |   2,541 |   2,631 |   2,919
   HAWAII ......................|       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
   OREGON ......................|       0 |       8 |      11 |      12 |      15 |      18 |      15 |      22
   WASHINGTON ..................|       0 |     232 |     240 |     263 |     294 |     314 |     300 |     347
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
OUTLYING AREAS .................|       0 |       0 |       4 |       3 |       5 |       8 |       7 |       7
                                |         |         |         |         |         |         |         |
STATE UNKNOWN 2/................|   3,658 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0 |       0
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1/  THESE FIGURES INCLUDE ESTIMATED DATA FOR MASTER'S-GRANTING
    INSTITUTIONS, WHICH WERE SURVEYED ON A SAMPLE BASIS FROM 1984 THROUGH
    1987.  SEE "TECHNICAL NOTES" FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
2/  THESE NUMBERS REPRESENT THE TOTAL OF ALL NONSAMPLED MASTER'S-GRANTING
    INSTITUTIONS.
SOURCE:   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION/SRS, SURVEY OF GRADUATE STUDENTS
    AND POSTDOCTORATES IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING